13. - 19. AUG 2023


The Oslo Jazz Festival is a non-profit foundation with the purpose of producing a festival of 60-70 concerts at 15-18 venues in the center of Oslo every year in week 33. The festival was founded in 1986 ans covers a broad range of jazz styles.

Some of the artists that have performed at the Oslo Jazz Festival are: Herbie Hancock, Jan Garbarek, Charles Lloyd, Arild Andersen, Nils Petter Molvær, Maria Schneider, Paul Bley, Karin Krog, Gregory Porter, Tony Bennett, Sidsel Endresen, Ornette Coleman and more.



  • Svein Skarheim – Chairman
  • Hannah Wozene Kvam Deputy Chairman
  • Dorothia G. Short
  • Linnéa Elisabeth Svensson
  • Pål Stephensen
  • Hedvig Mollestad Thomassen
  • Lars H. Kurverud

Festival council:

  • Bente Almås – Production office
  • Dorothia G. Short – Communication office


  • Øyvind Skjerven Larsen – Festival director
  • Emilie Hafskjold Thoresen – Producer
  • André Ishak – Marketing and Communications
13. - 19. AUG 2023

Contact and booking:info@oslojazz.no22 42 91 20